Tag Archives: Currency

Bitcoin is an “opt in” community currency, here’s how you can get it at a discount

Bitcoin is a currency used by a community of individuals and businesses. It is used to facilitate the trade of goods and services. It is private, irreversible and transfers are virtually instantaneous – whether they are across the room or … Continue reading

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Expect bitcoin to be “banned” – expect the ban to be ignored

by Anthony Freeman Man, by nature, wants to be free. He wants to choose how he lives his life. He wants to choose with whom he will associate. He wants to choose with whom he will trade. He wants to … Continue reading

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Bitcoin: A New Commodity Created To Serve Market Demand

by Anthony Freeman Proposition: Bitcoin is a new commodity invented to address the market demand for a better medium of exchange. First some definitions for terms that I will be using in this post: Commodity: a) an article of commerce; … Continue reading

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Bitcoin and the “non-economists” at The Economist

Here are some quick comments on a recent article from The Economist: In the article the unnamed author makes the following statement: “Attracting enough users to smooth such volatility seems unlikely in the foreseeable future. Established fiat currencies—ones where bills … Continue reading

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The Coming Attack On Bitcoin And How To Survive It

By Anthony Freeman (This article is the third in a series on bitcoin. Read parts 1 and 2 here and here.) With bitcoin gaining mainstream attention the coming attack on its users is inevitable. In this short piece I will … Continue reading

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